Disney has made flying stunt robots that can pose like superheroes in midair

Disney has made flying stunt robots that can pose like superheroes in midair

Disney has made flying stunt robots that can pose like superheroes in midair Disney is developing humanoid robots capable of being catapulted into the air to perform stunts, according to TechCrunch. The project is called “Stuntronics,” and it sprang out of a research experiment called “Stickman.” The robots can be used as stunt doubles for more delicate animatronics during Disneyland […]

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Closes 1.64% Down on the Day for June 18

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Closes 1.64% Down on the Day for June 18

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Closes 1.64% Down on the Day for June 18   Shares of The Walt Disney Company (DIS) ended the trading day Monday at $107.06, representing a move of -1.64%, or $1.79 per share, on volume of 9.26 million shares. Walt Disney Co together with its subsidiaries is a diversified worldwide entertainment company with operations in four business […]

Walt Disney World Resort Update for June 19-25, 2018

Walt Disney World Resort Update for June 19-25, 2018

Walt Disney World Resort Update for June 19-25, 2018 Walt Disney World Resort Update for June 19–25, 2018 Go directly to: News & Views | Join our Networks | Resort Events | Refurbishments and Attraction Closures | Discounts and Promotions Writer’s note: As we expected, it was a quiet week for news at Walt Disney World Resort this week. This, however, seems to be the proverbial calm before the […]

The Most Horrifying Accidents and Deaths in Disney Theme Park History

The Most Horrifying Accidents and Deaths in Disney Theme Park History

Disney theme parks are meant to serve as a magical escape from our regular lives and responsibilities. For some, the magical escape quickly came to an end due to tragic accidents. While Disney surely spends plenty of time and money in ensuring the highest levels of safety for their guests and cast members, accidents are bound to slip through the cracks. From […]

ANIMAL KINGDOM NOW #2 MOST POPULAR PARK IN WALT DISNEY WORLD

ANIMAL KINGDOM NOW #2 MOST POPULAR PARK IN WALT DISNEY WORLD

The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) has just released their 2017 Theme Index: Global Attractions Attendance Report with some surprising and pleasant results for the Disney Parks worldwide.  The most notable change in the 2017 rankings is that Disney’s Animal Kingdom has now become the #2 most popular park in Walt Disney World, passing out Epcot from last year. Most Visited Theme Parks in […]

Six New Magic Shots Now Available at Walt Disney World Resort

Six New Magic Shots Now Available at Walt Disney World Resort

Six New Magic Shots Now Available at Walt Disney World Resort: Over the past few weeks, Disney PhotoPass Service has launched quite a few new Magic Shots at Walt Disney World Resort! Today I’m going to share these opportunities with you and help you locate them during your next visit. Many of these Magic Shots are only offered in locations that are covered […]

Disneyland’s Goth Day Is the Latest Victim of Trump’s America

Disneyland’s Goth Day Is the Latest Victim of Trump’s America

After 20 years, Goth Day is facing massive cuts. The organizers say the economy and changes in tax law are responsible. Last weekend, Disneyland’s Goth Day—officially known as Bats Day in the Fun Park—died on its 20th birthday. Over the years, the event evolved from a minuscule macabre meet-up to an enormous emo extravaganza featuring off-site parties, attendee keepsakes, live […]

ABC gives Toy Story Land the big push Wednesday

ABC gives Toy Story Land the big push Wednesday

Disney-owned ABC will promote Toy Story Land through the day Wednesday. Toy Story Land doesn’t open until June 30 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. But ABC will use the previews during the May ratings period to bolster ratings, and Walt Disney World Resort is getting prime placement on four shows. “Good Morning America” starts the promotional efforts at 7 a.m. Tim Allen, who gave […]